Federation of the Universities of the Islamic World (FUIW)
Fédération des universités du monde islamique (FUMI)
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1987-11-30 Rabat Morocco
30 Nov-1 Dec 1987, Rabat (Morocco), under the auspices of C-XD8574 - Islamic World Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (ICESCO), when statutes were adopted. Foundation followed recommendations of E-XE5993 - OIC Ministerial Standing Committee on Scientific and Technological Cooperation (COMSTECH).
Enhance level of scientific research in all fields, exchange findings and link them with the developmental and civilizational requirements of the Islamic Ummah; upgrade and develop higher education to address the needs of Muslim societies and benefit by the scientific and technological new developments in line with the Islamic Ummah's civilizational constants; further cooperation in such a way as to enhance the exchange of experiences, studies, programmes and visits in the fields of education, science, culture and technology; encourage the teaching of the language of the Holy Quran and the Islamic culture in member universities; step up the efforts of higher education institutions to address the current issues and entrench the values of understanding, coexistence and peace among the peoples of the Islamic Ummah and the world as a whole; upgrade member universities' knowledge and human capacities; care for the Islamic heritage by publicizing, translating and authenticating it, and focusing on the contribution of its scholars to human civilizational building.
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